reschedule

verb
re·​sched·​ule | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈske-(ˌ)jül How to pronounce reschedule (audio) , -jəl, Canadian also -ˈshe-, British usually -ˈshe-(ˌ)dyül \
rescheduled; rescheduling; reschedules

Definition of reschedule

transitive verb

: to schedule or plan again according to a different timetable especially : to defer required payment of (a debt or loan)

Examples of reschedule in a Sentence

She called to reschedule her appointment. The meeting was rescheduled for Tuesday. He rescheduled his college loans.
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Recent Examples on the Web Abby Jeanne's planned Turner Hall Ballroom show Saturday night has been rescheduled for Feb. 7. Piet Levy, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Milwaukee shows rescheduled due to winter storm; ticket exchanges available for Cirque du Soleil," 11 Jan. 2020 It, like many others throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth area, has been rescheduled because of the inclement weather expected Friday afternoon and evening. Greg Riddle, Dallas News, "Basketball games throughout D-FW being rescheduled because of inclement weather," 10 Jan. 2020 The celebration of life service has been rescheduled due to possible inclement weather conditions occurring on Monday, December 02, 2019. courant.com, "Catherine J. Wade," 1 Dec. 2019 The dedication has been rescheduled for 2 to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 24 at the school, 26500 Shaker Blvd. in Beachwood. cleveland, "Cain Park 2020 musicals announced: Press Run," 15 Nov. 2019 But the deposition was canceled because of the funeral for former House Oversight Chair Elijah Cummings and has not yet been rescheduled. Desmond Butler, Washington Post, "AP source: 2nd US official heard Trump call with Sondland," 14 Nov. 2019 But the deposition was canceled because of the funeral for former House Oversight Chair Elijah Cummings and has not yet been rescheduled. Desmond Butler, Michael Biesecker, Matthew Lee, Anchorage Daily News, "2nd US official heard Trump’s ‘investigations’ call with diplomat, sources say," 14 Nov. 2019 But the deposition was canceled because of the funeral for former House Oversight Chair Elijah Cummings and has not yet been rescheduled. Desmond Butler, oregonlive, "Second person comes forward who heard Trump-Sondland conversation about Ukraine and investigations," 14 Nov. 2019 The hearing scheduled for 2 p.m. today before Judge Greg Griffin was canceled and has not been rescheduled after the defendants in the case filed the motion to cancel it. John Sharp | Jsharp@al.com, al, "Dueling Alabama Democrats continue to battle in court," 12 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of reschedule

1878, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of reschedule was in 1878

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21 Jan 2020

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“Reschedule.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reschedule. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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reschedule

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English Language Learners Definition of reschedule

: to schedule (something) for a different time or date
: to arrange (a loan or debt) to be paid back at a later date than was originally planned

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